Psychedelic art is any art or visual displays inspired by psychedelic experiences and hallucinations known to follow the ingestion of psychoactive drugs such as LSD and psilocybin.The word "psychedelic" (coined by British psychologist Humphry Osmond) means "mind manifesting".By that definition, all artistic efforts to depict the inner world of the psyche may be considered "psychedelic".
Psychedelics are a class of drug whose primary action is to trigger psychedelic experiences via serotonin receptor agonism, causing thought and visual/auditory changes, and altered state of consciousness. Major psychedelic drugs include mescaline, LSD, psilocybin, and DMT.Studies show that psychedelics are physiologically safe and do not lead to addiction.
Any discussion of psychedelic hallucination is a discussion of the spontaneous emergence of perceptual information within human consciousness. Human perception is limited by the speed and architecture of neural networks; human consciousness is lim